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Members of the media can contact the DaNa Facility communications team by:


Telephone on: +95 (1) 9 250062

Or by email at: danapress@danafacility.com

1. Press Release Archive

UK aid Investment Spurs Inclusive Enterprises in Myanmar

April 4, 2019

It is important to build a strong Inclusive Business ecosystem because it can have a huge positive social impact, and help to steer the whole economy in a positive and inclusive direction.

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Chin Investment and Product Fair launches to boost investment in the State

March 16, 2019

Chin State Investment and Product Fair is held to boost investment in the state and increase national and global awareness of business opportunities in Chin State.

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British Government Investment support Myanmar’s Silk and Organic Cotton Production

January 31, 2019

Pragma Ventures, Pure Sense Organics Ltd and the UK funded DaNa Facility today announced a joint investment of around $1.4 million during the next two years into silk and organic cotton production and textiles.

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2. Speech Archive

Speech at Thura Swiss/ Seedstars and Inclusive Business report launch

November 13, 2018

It’s exciting to launch two projects that DFID and the DaNa Facility have been working on. Firstly we are launching the Inclusive Business report and then the project established by Thura Swiss and Seedstars Myanmar.

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Speech for De Heus PIGS BIW project launch

October 18, 2018

DFID is looking to build a strong partnership with Kayah State – with the government as well as development partners, including civil society, to support the sustainable development of the State.

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Speech at the Stonestep BIW project launch

October 16, 2018

Stonestep will work to develop a new micro-insurance market in Myanmar and through this help to protect households and micro-businesses across the whole country from the impact of financial and other shocks.

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3. DaNa Facility in the news


August 9, 2018

Myanmar pushes financial inclusion to reduce poverty

The financial sector is expected to focus on giving low-income individuals access to affordable financial services to reduce poverty, as adult access to formal service has increased by 18 percent over 5 years.

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August 1, 2018

Statement on Sexual Harassment

The DaNa Facility and DAI have a zero tolerance approach to sexual harassment in the workplace. In Myanmar, we see the issue of sexual exploitation and abuse as critical to women's economic participation and empowerment.

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July 24, 2018

The Growth and Evolution of the DaNa Facility

The DaNa Facility is expanding! Its continued priority is supporting inclusive and responsible private sector development in Myanmar.

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June 25, 2018

Financial inclusion makes big inroads into Myanmar

Myanmar has seen a significant increase in the numbers of adults with access to at least one formal financial services product, according to the nationwide Making Access Possible (MAP) financial inclusion study research.

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May 9, 2018

British expertise key to making Myanmar an economic powerhouse

Myanmar should tap into British expertise and experience to leapfrog its capital markets, schools and regulatory frameworks, while no financial sector in the world is more relevant to Myanmar’s development than London’s.

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March 27, 2018

Expanding Inclusive Business Would be a “Triple Win” for Myanmar

DaNa Facility hosted an event in Yangon on the concept of inclusive business with the Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (UMFCCI) and Myanmar Young Entrepreneurs Association (MYEA) on March 15

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